DIVISION OF DRUGS, DEVICES AND COSMETICS
Drug Wholesale Distributor Advisory Council Meeting
Next Council Meeting:
August 14, 2014
Conference Call number 1-888-670-3525
Conference Code 9259887749
The Drug Wholesaler Advisory Council was established in the Prescription Drug Protection Act (Senate Bill 2312, Laws of Florida, Chapter 2003-155) in s. 499.01211, Florida Statutes. The council is to review the Florida Drug and Cosmetic Act, Chapter 499, Florida Statutes, (the Act) and the rules adopted thereunder to provide input to the department regarding all proposed rules to administer the Act, make written recommendation to the secretary regarding the listing of all specified drugs pursuant to s. 499.0121(6)(e), make recommendations to the department to improve the protection of the prescription drugs and public health, make recommendations to improve coordination with other states’ regulatory agencies and the federal government concerning the wholesale distribution of drugs, and make recommendations to minimize the impact of regulation of the wholesale distribution industry while ensuring protection of the public health.